SHIMANO introduces the all-new EP600 Mid-Level Drive Unit with EP8 performance and expanded connectivity
Delivering uncompromised ride performance, the all-new EP6 series drive unit from SHIMANO brings the same natural ride feel and performance of the high-end EP8 platform to a mid-level price point. Alongside the market expanding performance, EP6 also introduces new capabilities for the SHIMANO EP platform.
The proven EP8 drive unit receives updates for expanded capabilities with the introduction of the latest EP801 version. New CAN accessory ports and XT Di2 compatibility delivers contemporary features to the existing power, performance, and natural ride quality of EP8.
Designed as an integral part of the new XT Di2 drivetrain systems, the latest SHIMANO EP drive units facilitate expanded E-MTB shifting modes including AUTO SHIFT WITH MANUAL OVERRIDE and FREE SHIFT.
Delivering all-new functionalities to the SHIMANO EP lineup, the new EP600 drive unit from SHIMANO brings uncompromised performance to a mid-level price point. The expanding SHIMANO EP platform provides compatibility with the new XT Di2 shifting modes - FREE SHIFT and AUTO SHIFT WITH MANUAL OVERRIDE – and features the all-new FINE TUNE MODE on the E-TUBE PROJECT app for power profile customization. EP6 also includes additional accessory ports, delivering future-proof compatibility for SHIMANO EP platforms.
Delivering all-new functionalities to the SHIMANO EP lineup, the latest updates to the EP8 drive unit from SHIMANO expands the EP platform to provide compatibility with the new XT Di2 shifting modes, FREE SHIFT and AUTO SHIFT WITH MANUAL OVERRIDE, as well as the all-new FINE TUNE MODE on the E-TUBE PROJECT app for power profile customization. Additional accessory ports on the EP801 ensure future-proof compatibility for SHIMANO EP platforms.
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- Embargo: Monday, 11th July 2022, 18:00 CEST
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